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First Call Teams With Story Street for Intranet Solutions

Financial services company Story Street Partners Inc. has partnered with Thomson Financial Services subsidiary First Call Corp. to develop First Call's Advantage Plus, a high-end, customized intranet portal for financial institutions.

Story Street will provide various services to First Call customers, including the use of its Corporate Navigator platform for intranet content management.

First Call's Advantage Plus offers a customized intranet solution to the institutional buy- and sell-side firms worldwide. It integrates content from First Call and other Thomson Financial Services companies as well as the customer's internal information, and other Internet sources.

The information is incorporated into an intranet portal, which is customized to copy the look and feel of the customer's corporate Web site. It also incorporates the client's navigation tools and other specifics.

Besides the integration of information from multiple sources, First Call's Advantage Plus also provides the development and implementation of a customized Intranet solution at low costs, customization capabilities down to the desktop level, providing personalized home pages with direct links to the information the user needs, access to search engine library of more than 50,000 Web sites categorized by company, industry and country classifications.

"We are very pleased to partner with Story Street to develop Advantage Plus, a total intranet solution customized for each of our customers," said Brent Delehey, president of First Call Corp.

"Story Street is a leader in the development of intranet solutions for financial services firms. Their expertise is invaluable as we develop these high-end, customized intranet portal solutions for our customers."